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Acorn Mantel Clock

1991.509 (RS21093)

Description

No description

Details

Maker
Possibly Forestville Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Date
1847-1860
Location of origin
Bristol, CT, USA
Associated Building
Subject Trinity Church. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn clocks
Brass
brass (alloy)
Church
City
Clock
Eglomise
Floral
Glass
glass (material)
Mahogany
Painted
timepieces
People and organizations
New York, NY
Trinity Church
Dimensions
24 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.509
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2482
Reference Notes
Fales, Dean A., Jr.. American Painted Furniture: 1660-1880. [No Publisher].

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